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ARRL VHF June 2020

June 18th, 2020 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

Gary, W4EEY and I were again Rover during this years ARRL VHF contest. We choosed the same QTH as last year but a bit different setup. Gary is in charge of the VHF station during the Greer Amateur Radio Fieldday at the end of June and we wanted to try the setup before that event. …
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CQ WPX CW 2020

June 3rd, 2020 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I guess I more and more like CW contest. I used to be SSB only, did some CW and RTTY but with the smaller antenna`s it is more fun on CW even I´m not far as good as I could be 🙂 but that´s just because I´m to lazy to practice more. As I recently …
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2m Spring Sprint

April 22nd, 2020 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

My plan was to drive to the Blueridge Parkway like I did last year during 70cm Fall Sprint at 6000ft elevation but due to the corona virus and stay at home orders in SC and NC I had to cancel this plan. I still wanted to do some testing from the new house in EM95ac …
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New QTH, EM95ac

April 22nd, 2020 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

Like I wrote in my last post I’m moving from my apartment to a house. I was living in Greenville and now moved about 30 miles to Inman. It’s not having multiple acres on a hill 🙂 but some trees are around and I hope to have 1-2 wires permanently installed some day, but the …
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NA SSB Sprint April 2020

April 22nd, 2020 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I´m moving to a new QTH 🙂 maybe having some wire antennas soon. The leaves are coming back to the tree’s but I tried to throw some rope into some trees just before the SSB sprint. I wanted to try it from this QTH. It was not easy the get the rope over a decent …
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